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"True Heart Susie" (1919) director D. W. Griffith starring Lillian Gish and Robert Harron




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"True Heart Susie" is a drama directed by D. W. Griffith. This film illustrates the work of actor Robert Harron and cinematographer Billy Bitzer, stars of Silent Hall of Fame.

Susie (Lillian Gish) is a plain schoolgirl secretly in love with her handsome neighbor Bill (Robert Harron).  She follows him around and he enjoys her company, but can't find the courage to kiss her.  When Susie finds out that Bill wants to go to college, she sacrifices the dearest thing she and her aunt have - their cow - to gather the money for his education.

Directed by               D. W. Griffith
Produced by             D. W. Griffith
Scenario by              Marian Fremont          
Based on                  a screen story by Marian Fremont
Starring                    Lillian Gish, Robert Harron
Cinematography        Billy Bitzer
Editing by                 James Smith
Distributed by            Artcraft Pictures Corporation
Release date             June 1, 1919
Running time             86 min
Country                     United States
Language                  Silent film, English intertitles

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